| Dec 17, 2013
| 7:07 PM
Burbank’s top executive declined to reinstate a former Burbank police officer despite an independent arbitrator’s advisory ruling that the former officer should get his job back, records show.
Mike Reyes, who joined the Burbank Police...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 7:26 AM
So what was it?
The loud explosion that jolted North Hollywood on Tuesday night remained a mystery the next morning, authorities said.
An officer at the Los Angeles Police Department's North Hollywood station said police searched the area for a half...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 9:30 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Monday, December 17. LAPD Chief Charlie Beck is calling for more security at LAUSD schools in the wake of Friday's mass shooting in a Newtown, Conn., elementary school.
Beck says he hopes to have LAPD officers patrol...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 8:40 AM
The Los Angeles Police Department is investigating the death of a man who was shot by police in North Hollywood.
The shooting occurred at the intersection of Vineland Avenue and Archwood Street at about 6:50 p.m. Sunday, police told the L.A. Times. ...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 9:42 PM
President Obama is slated to appear on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” in Burbank Wednesday evening, two weeks before election day.
The Los Angeles Police Department has issued a warning for drivers to expect traffic delays on streets...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 3:36 PM
A 21-year-old man was being held by police in connection with a hit-and-run that killed a 72-year-old pedestrian early Sunday morning in North Hollywood, authorities said.
A witness called 911 about 5 a.m. when a black GMC pickup struck the man in the...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 6:42 PM
The woman who clashed with security officers at Bob Hope Airport while trying to board a plane with applesauce and other snacks in April 2009 is struggling to keep a civil rights claim against the Transportation Security Administration from being tossed...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 10:15 AM
Scott LaChasse -- Burbank’s interim police chief who was brought on three years ago to reform a department plagued with allegations of excessive force, discrimination and sexual harassment -- has been appointed to the position permanently, effective...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 12:19 PM
Cleaning up a mess left behind by predecessor is difficult under any circumstances, but it's especially challenging when members of the department you're overseeing don't always have your back.
The city's new police chief, Scott LaChasse, held in...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 5:24 PM
Two North Hollywood men were arrested Tuesday after allegedly robbing a 7-Eleven in Burbank while a plainclothes detective with Los Angeles Police Department happened to be outside, police said.
At 10:40 p.m., Jerome Collins, 30, and Connie Walker, 34,...
| Jul 24, 2013
The president of the Burbank Police Officers' Assn. was fired Friday, nearly two months after being placed on administrative leave.
Officials confirmed that Officer Mark Armendariz's last day as a city employee was Friday, though they declined to...
| Feb 25, 2011
| 5:33 PM
Unless you have gone through the grueling training and taken the oath to uphold the law, you can never know what it's like to carry a gun and be licensed to shoot to kill.
That's why cops are different from the rest us — men and women who are...